Careers 2/12/22: Acting Boot Camp, Job Opportunities and a Summer Youth Camp


UAC launches free ATAR estimator

Curious to get an idea of the ATAR you might be able to achieve?

To estimate your ATAR, simply follow the link to ATAR Compass, select your HSC courses and enter the HSC marks you expect to receive from NESA. ATAR Compass will estimate your ATAR based on those marks.

ATAR Compass estimates your ATAR using scaling statistics from the past five years (last refreshed 1 Nov 2022).


Parramatta Community College Summer Skills Youth Program

Calling All School Leavers! Find out about the range of fee-free short taster courses on offer: Apply for Jobs and Interviews; Beauty – Tanning, Lash/Brow Services, Design and apply make-up, Manicure and Pedicure; Hospitality – RSA, RCG, Barista, (Operate a Bar); Community Services/Early Childhood – First Aid and Retail. Enrolments open now and close 31 December. Please call Dianne 04500 411 60 or email for further information.


Post School Disability Employment and the NDIS – Are you a Year 12 student or leaving school?

School leaver employment supports are NDIS supports available to students leaving secondary school.

These supports give you the skills and confidence to help you move from school to employment. They offer individualised supports for up to 2 years after finishing school to help you get ready for work and plan your pathway to employment. They are also tailored to meet your individual employment goals and may include:

–       work experience in open employment

–       job skills training

–       travel training.


NIDA Off the Cuff: Improvisation, Grades 7-10

15 December

Start with nothing, risk everything and learn how to impress on stage in every moment. Learn fundamental short and long form improvisation skills, improve confidence, explore creative spontaneity and develop core acting skills.


NIDA Acting Boot Camp, Grades 7-10

17 December

A fast-paced intensive course for acting recruits: build skills in fundamental acting technique including improvisation, character development and scenework


NIDA Writer’s Boot Camp, Grades 7-10 and 11-12

17 December

Identify and develop the essential skills required to write a short script. Be introduced to fundamental story principles through the practice of writing scenes and create a synopsis for a short stage play. No experience required, just a love of the written word and a desire to see those words come to life on stage!


YouthXP – First Dedicated Jobs Website for Young Employees between 15-24

If you’re aged 15-24, YouthXP is here to get you a job! YouthXP is designed with features such as the ability to add your specific availability, recognition of your achievements in school and sports, and much more, to fit in with your lifestyle. YouthXP aims to break the cycle which so many young people find themselves in, where every job requires experience, but none are willing to provide it.